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  • Palliative Care Nursing of Children and Young Peopleby Rita Pfund; Elizabeth Boath

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    "Children's palliative care is an evolving specialty and as such our knowledge base cannot remain static. This book constantly challenges the reader to critically analyze their own practices and beliefs within an evidence-based framework and as such makes a valuable contribution to the growing body of knowledge on this important subject." - Susan Fowler-Kerry,... more...

  • Palliative Careby Geoff Mitchell

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    Series Editors: Moira Stewart, Judith Belle Brown and Thomas R FreemanAs the population in western cultures ages, more people suffer chronic, ultimately life-limiting diseases and medical professionals need to be equipped to cope with the ever growing pressure of palliative care. This book gives guidance on how to approach patients with life limiting... more...

  • The Psychiatry of Palliative Medicineby Sandy MacLeod

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 58.95

    This Second Edition of The Psychiatry of Palliative Medicine remains a practical and pragmatic distillation of the psychiatry relevant to the terminally ill. Revised throughout and greatly expanded by the addition of two entirely new chapters, it reviews the major psychiatric syndromes encountered in palliative care - depression, anxiety, delirium... more...

  • Life in a Hospiceby Ann Richardson

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 34.95

    Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2008 This book is about hospices, seen through the eyes of the people who work in them. Their individual voices, perspectives and stories invite readers into the day-to-day complexities of hospice life. There is growing public and professional attention to end of life care and the way dying patients and... more...

  • Islamic Perspectives on the Principles of Biomedical Ethicsby Mohammed Ghaly

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2016; US$ 110.00

    Islamic Perspectives on the Principles of Biomedical Ethics presents results from a pioneering seminar in 2013 between Muslim religious scholars, biomedical scientists, and Western bioethicists at the research Center for Islamic Legislation & Ethics, Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies. By examining principle-based bioethics, the contributors to this... more...

  • Through the Valley of Shadowsby Samuel Morris Brown

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 23.99 US$ 20.63

    In place of living wills, which have fundamentally misunderstood the problems people face during life-threatening illness, researcher and practicing ICU physician Samuel Morris Brown advocates a system of individualized guidance alongside fundamental reform. In this provocative and empathetic book, rich in patients' stories, Brown offers a blueprint... more...

  • What Makes a Good Doctor?by Max Griffiths

    Rosenberg Publishing 2016; US$ 6.90

    In recent years the medical profession has been revolutionised in the fields of research, of technology and of practice. At the same time, while community attitudes themselves change, group practices have taken some weight from doctors but perhaps have diminished the doctor/ patient relationship of previous years.Another change in the oversight of... more...

  • Stories of Dignity within Healthcareby Oscar Tranvåg

    M&K Update Ltd 2016; US$ 19.99

    This book will support students of nursing and allied healthcare professions, as well as healthcare professionals working in diverse practice settings, to reflect upon and enhance the quality of their care. more...

  • Ethical Decision Making in Nursing and Health Careby James H. Husted; CNE PhD MSN RN Gladys L. Husted

    Springer Publishing Company 2007; US$ 74.99

    Named a 2013 Doody's Core Title! "This book provides a systematic approach to bioethical decision making, a process that can help clarify situations where right and wrong are not clearly definedÖ.This should be a valuable book for ethics and theory courses." Score: 100, 5 stars -- Doody's Husted and Husted's classic nursing ethics text provides... more...

  • Applied Ethics in Nursingby APRN MBE PhD Vicki Lachman

    Springer Publishing Company 2005; US$ 87.99

    Designated a Doody's Core Title! What constitutes "informed consent"? What can I do if the patient lacks the capacity to make decisions? How should I respond to a patient who requests my help in dying? What is the rationale for giving a patient medication (chemical restraints) against his or her will? What exactly are "patient's rights"... more...